Card Set Information

2012-03-23 11:11:09

Show Answers:

  1. prodigy
    gifted, talented
  2. prodigal
    extravagant customer
  3. flub
    an embarassing mistake
  4. muse
    the source of an artist's inspiration
  5. playing possum
    pretending to dead
  6. oomph
    Attractiveness to the opposite sex
  7. effusive
    unrestrained, extravagantly demonstrative [Ponting has been very effusive in his praise of Shoaib.]
  8. platonic
    Free from physical desire.
  9. impertinence
    The trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties, Inappropriate playfulness{shookhi}
  10. felicitous
    exhibiting appropriate manner
  11. spoof
    To make a parody. Jugni by Arif Lohar was spoofed by local singer.
  12. shenanigans
    Reckless or malicious behavior; The use of tricks to deceive someone
  13. Aphrodisiac: A drug or other agent that stimulates sexual�desire
  14. paramour
    A woman's lover
  15. Touche
    Acknowledgement of a good point made at one's expense[]
  16. xenophobia
    A fear of foreigners or strangers
  17. toil
    n.Productive Work[His toil didnt need lot of skill], hard[I love toil]
  18. paragon
    An ideal instance; a perfect embodiment of a concept[The Great Gatsby is a paragon of Great American Novel]
  19. kaput
    destroyed/killed [documents will be kaput]
  20. rubicon
    A line that when crossed permits of no return and typically results in irrevocable commitment [I've crossed the Rubicon]
  21. take a pot shot
    to criticize someone suddenly (often + at ) As the director was finishing his speech he took a pot shot at their rival's lack of principles.
  22. imbecile
    A person of subnormal intelligence
  23. glutton
    A person who is devoted to eating and drinking to excess